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Being a part of our family means that you'll have access to a ton of fun & fabulous competitions throughout the year! Who doesn't love a freebie, right?
Stand the chance to win one of three amazing product prizes!
1. Promoter: This competition is promoted by Takealot Online (RF) (Pty) Ltd (reg. no. 2010/020248/07) (“Takealot.com”, “Takealot” “us”, “we” or “our”).
2. Competition Period: The competition runs from 10am on 26 November 2018 to 3pm on 27 November 2018 (the “Competition Period”). No entries will be accepted after 3pm on 27 November 2018.
3. Who can enter: You are entitled to participate in this competition if (i) you are a natural person who is at least 18 years old and who resides in South Africa; (ii) it is lawful for you to be awarded the prize. You may NOT participate if you are a supplier of goods or services in connection with this competition, or if you are a director, member, partner, employee, agent of, or consultant to Takealot.com or any other entity which directly or indirectly controls or is controlled by Takealot.com, or if you are any of the aforementioned persons’ spouse, life partner, parent, child, brother, sister or business partner.
4. How to enter: To enter this competition you need a valid and active Facebook and/ or Twitter account. Visit Takealot’s official Facebook/Twitter page during the Competition Period and follow the instructions detailed in the competition post.
To enter the Sennheiser Gaming headset prize draw: Visit the Takealot.com website or app, take a screenshot of your favourite #TakealotBlueDotSale deal, and post it in the comment section of the competition post and include the hashtag #TakealotBlueDotSale.
To enter the JBL Portable Bluetooth Speaker prize draw: Tag a friends that needs to know about the #TakealotBlueDotSale in the competition post’s comment section and include the hashtag #TakealotBlueDotSale.
To enter the Netgear Tri-Band Wifi System prize draw: Download the Takealot app, take a screenshot of it opened on your phone and share it in the comments section of the competition post using #TakealotBlueDotSale.
Comment on the relevant prize’s competition post with the correct call to action to enter its random prize draw. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition.
5. Content of your entry: Your entry may not contain any foul language, obscenities, defamation, hate speech or any otherwise inappropriate content in our sole discretion. Your entry may not contain any content which may be harmful to Takealot.com or its associated companies in any way. It may not infringe the intellectual property or other rights of Takealot.com, its associated companies or any third party. We reserve the right to remove entries which we deem to be in contravention of this section 5.
6. How many times you can enter: You are allowed to enter as many times as you like on Facebook and/ or Twitter as long as each entry is unique. Each correct entry made as per point 4 above will be eligible for the specific prize’s random draw. Any one person will only be allowed to win once during the competition period, irrespective of which social media platform they entered on or the number of entries they made.
7. Entry fees: There are no entry fees to participate in the competition, and no additional charges involved in acting as set out in section 4 above.
8. Prize: There are three product prizes up for grabs throughout the competition period. They include, a Sennheiser Gaming headset, JBL Portable Bluetooth Speaker and a Netgear Tri-Band Wifi System. Each prize will have a their own competition post, entry mechanic as described in point 4 above which needs to be followed in order to enter the random prize draw, and random prize draw.
9. Winner: All prize winners will be drawn by way of a random draw from all valid entries received as per point 4 above. Each prize as listed in point 8 above will have a separate prize draw. Winners will be drawn on or before 4pm on the day of the competition post and announced on their winning entry. takealot.com will select winners who have taken the steps set out in section 4 above and who are in compliance with these rules at their sole discretion. Regarding the application of these rules and the selection of a winner in terms hereof, takealot.com’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into with a competition participant other than the winner.
10. Winner information: Winners will be asked to share their email address with takealot.com via private message on the social media page on which they won in order for takealot.com to make contact with them for purposes of issuing their prize. Before any prizes can be issued to winners they are required to first complete and return a competition release form to takealot.com within 3 business days. In addition to the Competition Release form additional proof of identity may be required to validate winners.
11. Disqualification of winner: There are certain situations in which a winner will be disqualified from receipt of his/her prize, namely: (i) he/she fails to provide Participant Information within 24 hours of it being requested by us for the second time; (ii) he/she is found to have contravened any other rule set out herein; and (iii) upon delivery of the prize, he/she refuses to or cannot provide reasonably sufficient documentation to verify his/her identity. In the event of disqualification of a winner, we will be entitled in our sole discretion to select another winner from amongst the competition participants.
12. Use of participant and winner information: By participating in this competition, you consent to the use by Takealot.com or a third party nominated by Takealot.com of your Participant Information, so that your name and surname can be announced as a winner and your prize can be delivered to you. The winner may also be asked to permit the use of his/her image in marketing material, to participate in marketing activities, to permit Takealot the use of the image uploaded in marketing material, and/or be present when the draw is taking place or the winners are announced, but he/she will be entitled to decline to do so. By entering the competition, you consent that Takealot.com can use the contents of the competition submission, such as an Instagram post for marketing purposes.
13. Unforeseen events: In the event of unforeseen circumstances or causes beyond our reasonable control, we reserve the right to cancel this competition (before entries are received), to change the number or nature of the prize at any time (on 20 business days’ notice to you), or to change the rules at our discretion (provided that we will not change the conditions for participation or conditions for being awarded the prize, as stated herein).
14. Rules: By participating in this competition, you agree to all the competition rules set out above, without exception.